Artwork List of Famous Frederick McCubbin Artwork

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A list of Frederick McCubbin artwork, including all notable Frederick McCubbin paintings, sculptures and other works of art, with photos when available. These popular Frederick McCubbin pieces are sorted alphabetically by the title of the work of art. These are some of Frederick McCubbin's most famous art pieces, so if you're wondering what art was made by Frederick McCubbin and how many major pieces of art Frederick McCubbin made then this list is a great resource. If you want to know more about these pieces of renowned Frederick McCubbin artwork, then click on their names for additional information.

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Frederick McCubbin is a renowned artist celebrated by people from all around the world, so skip a day at the museum and check out these historic works of art that were created by Frederick McCubbin. (7 items)
Down on His Luck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Frederick McCubbin Artwork
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Down on His Luck is an 1889 painting by Frederick McCubbin. It depicts a seemingly disheartened swagman, sitting by a campfire sadly brooding over his misfortune. According to an 1889 review, "The face tells of hardships, keen and blighting in their influence, but there is a nonchalant and slightly cynical expression, which proclaims the absence of all self-pity." The background is a forest glade painted in subdued tones of lighter colours. The artist's model was Louis Abrahams, an unsuccessful gold prospector who was a friend of the artist. The scene was staged near the Box Hill artists' camp in Victoria, but it is thought that McCubbin would have made additional studies of Abrahams under ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Frederick McCubbin

Art Form: Painting

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Falls Bridge, Melbourne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Frederick McCubbin Artwork
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Falls Bridge, Melbourne

"Falls Bridge, Melbourne" (1882) is a painting by Australian artist Frederick McCubbin. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Frederick McCubbin

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

On the Wallaby Track is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Frederick McCubbin Artwork
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On the wallaby track is a 1896 painting by the Australian artist Frederick McCubbin. The painting depicts an itinerant family; a woman with her child on her lap and a man boiling a billy for tea. The painting's name comes from the colloquial Australian term "On the wallaby track" used to describe itinerant rural workers or "swagmen" moving from place to place for work. The work has been described as "among the best known and most popularly admired of Australian paintings". McCubbin painted the work near his residence in Brighton, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne. He used his family as models—his wife Annie for the woman and his young son John for the baby. Michael Moriaty, Annie's younger ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Frederick McCubbin

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Self-Portrait is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Frederick McCubbin Artwork
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Self-Portrait

"Self-Portrait" (1913) is a painting by Australian artist Frederick McCubbin ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Frederick McCubbin

Subject: Frederick McCubbin

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting